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Henry Moore    (British, 1898-1986)

 Henry Moore - Draped Mother and Child on Curved Bench (Sculptures) h: 19 x w: 15 x d: 15 cm / h: 7.5 x w: 5.9 x d: 5.9 in
Henry Moore
Draped Mother and Child on Curved Bench 1980
 
 Henry Moore - Girl doing Homework (Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.))
Henry Moore
Girl doing Homework 1972
 
 Henry Moore - Madonna and Child (Sculptures) h: 5.8 x w: 2 x d: 2.3 in / h: 14.7 x w: 5.1 x d: 5.8 cm
Henry Moore
Madonna and Child 1943
 
 Henry Moore - Maquette for Draped Reclining Mother & Baby (Sculptures)  x w: 20.8 cm /  x w: 8.2 in
Henry Moore
Maquette for Draped Reclining Mother & Baby 1981
 
 Henry Moore - Minerva, Prometheus and Pandora (Prints and Multiples)
Henry Moore
Minerva, Prometheus and Pandora 1950
 
 Henry Moore - Mother and Child XVI (Prints and Multiples)
Henry Moore
Mother and Child XVI 1983
 
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Biography
1898 Born: Castleford Yorkshire, England
1919 Enrolled at Leeds School of Art
1921 - 1924 Royal College of Art in London
1924 Won travelling scholarship and went to Italy for six months
1928 - 1929 Received commission for first public sculpture: a figure on St James’s Park underground station in London
1925 - 1932 Taught sculpture at the Royal College of Art
1936 Participated in the International Surrealist exhibition in London
1932 - 1939 Taught sculpture at the Chelsea School of Art
1955 Made a Companion of Honour
1941 - 1956 Trustee of the Tate Gallery
1956 Trustee of the National Gallery
1957 Commission for the UNESCO building in Paris
1962 Commission forKnife Edge Two Pieces, for College Green, opposite the Houses of Parliament in London
1963 Received the Order of Merit
1967 Commission for Nuclear Energy for the University of Chicago
1986 Died: Much Hadham, Herfordshire, England

Exhibitions
2013 European Masters - Tasende Gallery - West Hollywood, West Hollywood, CA
Beyond Brancusi - Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
NeuenGalerie - neu gesehen: Sammlung + documenta-Erwerbungen - Neue Galerie, Kassel
Artistic Relationships: Partners, Mentors, Lovers - Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Charlotte, NC
British and French Modernism - Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland
2012 Henry Moore - Late Large Forms - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
Open Depot - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Henry Moore - Late Large Forms - Gagosian Gallery, London (England)
2011 Henry Moore - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds (England)
2010 55 JAHRE GALERIE KOCH – Meisterwerke der Bildhauerei - Galerie Koch, Hannover, Germany
Le Rêve - Der Traum - Motiv und Metapher - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochu, Germany
2009 Henry Moore and the Challenge of Architecture, Didrichsen Museum, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
Mother and Child: Henry Moore’s West Dean Tapestries, Figge Art Musuem, Davenport, Iowa
Moore in Ameirca, New York Botanical Garden, NY (solo)
Henry Moore Textiles, Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh, Scotland (solo)
2008 Henry Moore imaginary landscapes, Haus am Wladsee, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Moore and Mythology, Musée Bourdelle, Paris, France (solo)
Henry Moore: Master Printmaker - A Major Tour of Russia, 12 venues in Russia (solo)
2007 Moore at Kew, Royal Botantic Gardenks, UK (solo)
Good Form: The Goldschmidt Collection of (small scale) Sculpture, Scottsdale museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Phoenix, AZ
Henry Moore: Natural Form, Tate Liverpool, Liverpoo, UK (solo)
Henry Moore: War and Utility, Imperial War Museum, London, UK (solo)
Henry Moore and the Challenge of Architecture, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Power and Taboo: Sacred Objects from the Pacific, British Museum, London, Uk (solo)
2006 Henry Moore (retrospective), CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain (solo)
Classics, Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere
2005 Dimensions, Winston Wachter Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
Henry Moore: A Retrospective, Sao Paulo, Rio, Brasilia, Brasil (solo)
Henry Moore - Marlborough London, UK (solo)
2004 Cubism and its Legacy - The Gift of Gustav and Elly Kahnweiler, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England (group)
2001 - 2002 Henry Moore, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
2000 - 2001 Moore in China, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghia, China
2000 Works on Paper - Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
1999 Petits Formats - Yoshii Gallery, New York City, NY
Sculpture from the New Europe: public sculpture for the 2 Germanies 1945-68 - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, UK
1998 Giacometti to Judd: Prints by Sculptors - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
1993 Modern Masters and the Figure: Picasso to de Kooning - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
1992 The Non-Objective World - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
1985 The Treasure Houses of Britain: 500 Years of Private Patronage and Art Collecting - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1978 Aspects of Twentieth-Century Art I. Picasso and Cubism II. European Painting and Sculpture III. Henri Matisse: Cut-Outs - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1956 Monumentality in Modern Sculpture - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
1942 First Papers of Surrealism - - Coordinating Council of French Relief Societies, New York City, NY
1938 Exposition Internationale du Surrealisme..., Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
1936 International Surrealist Exhibition... New Burlington Galleries, London, IK
1932 Neue Englische Kunst - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Literature
2007 Lewison, Jeremy, Henry Moore. Köln ; London : Taschen, 2007
1993 Fuller, Peter, Henry Moore. London : Methuen, 1993
1992 Mitchinson, David and Julian Stallabrass, Henry Moore. New York : Rizzoli, 1992
1988 Compton, Susan P., Henry Moore. London : Royal Academy of Arts, in association with Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1988
1943 Grigson, Geoffrey, Henry Moore. Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Eng. Penguin books, 1943
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